["L.S. Thorpe" crossing the Mississippi]

Description:

Texas and Pacific Railway's train ferry "L.S. Thorpe" crossing the Mississippi River at New Orleans, circa 1938.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Louisiana - Orleans Parish - New Orleans
Creation Date: c. 1938  
Partner(s):
Museum of the American Railroad
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Usage:
Total Uses: 136
Past 30 days: 4
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: c. 1938
  • Digitized: August 15, 2007
Coverage:
Place
United States - Louisiana - Orleans Parish - New Orleans
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Description:

Texas and Pacific Railway's train ferry "L.S. Thorpe" crossing the Mississippi River at New Orleans, circa 1938.

Physical Description:

1 photographic print, b&w : 8 in. x 10 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): ferry boats | L.S. Thorpe | Mississippi river | Texas and Pacific Railway
Contributor(s):
Partner:
Museum of the American Railroad
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 4-0100
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth28629
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public